News and views from the schools taking part in Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible

Explorer Environmentalist Robert Swan Speaks to TASIS Students!

Posted on July 29th, 2017 by Agent Gediman

Roots & Shoots lead teacher, Wendy Gediman, has been to Antarctica three times with explorer/environmentalist, Robert Swan. The goals of these expeditions have all been tied to educating young people about sustainable energy. Another goal is getting the message across that it is important to protect Antarctica, which is the …

David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation- Protecting Snow Leopards

Posted on July 29th, 2017 by Agent Gediman

Twice a year, Jo Elphick, from David Shepherd Wildlife comes to work with our TASIS Roots & Shoots students. Her speciality is teaching the children about endangered animals, especially those that David Shepherd Wildlife works to help in their native land. This visit was a lesson on snow leopards. These …

The Ravensbourne School joins Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible

Posted on July 25th, 2017 by Agent O'Dell

The Ravensbourne School in Bromley, Kent joined Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible today.

You can see where The Ravensbourne School is on a map and read about their local environment here.

Ducklings! at TASIS

Posted on July 23rd, 2017 by Agent Gediman

Each year, our Roots & Shoots Wildlife Club hatches ducklings to learn about the unique character of these beautiful creatures. The eggs are donated by Matt at Lower Shaw Farm in Swindon. He also takes the ducklings back when they are a month old, as they are then released to …

Most Outstanding Group Winner Dulwich Prep London visits RSPCA’s Mallydams Educational Centre

Posted on July 13th, 2017 by Chief Agent Marcheva

On Thursday, 8th June, 25 boys from the ‘Dulwich Prep Eco Warriors Club’ from Years 1 to 5 went to visit the RSPCA’s Mallydams Woods Education Centre in Hastings. This was our school’s main prize for winning the ‘Most Outstanding Group Award’ at Dr Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Annual …

Hedgehog Roots & Shoots projects at JAPS

Posted on July 6th, 2017 by Agent Raimes

The Roots & Shoots club have designed leaflets to try and help the rapidly diminishing hedgehog population. They have watched ‘Hedgehog Close’ by Gordon Buchanon, and looked at the work of Brian May’s ‘ Save Me’ charity.
With these in mind, the girls have worked on the leaflets, which give instructions …

The Prague British School taking positive actions

Posted on June 26th, 2017 by Agent Korczyk

The Prague British School joins Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible

Posted on June 20th, 2017 by Agent Korczyk

The Prague British School in Praha 4 joined Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible today.

You can see where The Prague British School is on a map and read about their local environment here.

Aquinas College joins Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible

Posted on June 15th, 2017 by Agent Purslow

Aquinas College in Stockport, Cheshire joined Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible today.

You can see where Aquinas College is on a map and read about their local environment here.

Animal’s lives matter, documentary film by Dibjeet Kaur

Posted on June 9th, 2017 by Agent Hannam

Documentary:

Theme: Animal’s lives matter

The documentary I have created focuses upon the issues of animal cruelty and the way animals/creatures/other species are being used for the benefit and successes of humans rather than being able to live a peaceful life of their own. In this …

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